This sequel takes place six months after Iron Man 1 and the secret is out. Now Tony Stark must decide what he wants to do with his technology with the military knocking at his door all while the clock is ticking on the device that is keeping him alive.
Marvel Fun Fact
More proof that The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2 and Thor are happening at roughly the same time, Nick Fury tells Tony Stark at the beginning of this movie that he has “bigger problems in the Southwest region to deal with” which refers Thor’s hammer being discovered in New Mexico.
Also, can you spot the scene which harkens back to Walt Disney introducing EPCOT?
At the beginning of Iron Man 2, Tony Stark is a pompous, arrogant windbag. The conundrum is that Iron Man is a selfless hero. Do you think that Tony’s alter-ego of Iron Man makes him a better person? Yes, still flawed, but better. Let us know your thoughts in the comments below or on Twitter using the hastag #MarvelMovieMarathon.
If you want to go back to the beginning of our marathon or jump forward, here is the marathon timeline:
Movie 1 – Captain America – The First Avenger
Movie 2 – Captain Marvel
Movie 3 – Iron Man
Movie 4 – The Incredible Hulk
Movie 5 – Iron Man 2
Movie 6 – Thor
Movie 7 – Marvel’s The Avengers
Movie 8 – Iron Man 3
Movie 9 – Thor: The Dark World
Movie 10 – Captain America: Winter Soldier
Movie 11 – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 1
Movie 12 – Avengers: Age of Ultron
Movie 13 – Ant Man
Movie 14 – Captain America: Civil War
Movie 15 – Doctor Strange
Movie 16 – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2
Movie 17 – Spider-Man: Homecoming
Movie 18 – Thor: Ragnarok
Movie 19 – Black Panther
Movie 20 – Avengers: Infinity War
Movie 21 – Ant-Man & The Wasp
Sue Nowicki is an alumna of the 2014/15 Disney Parks Moms Panel. She is a team mom extraordinaire who has filled her time serving as secretary, navigator, head cheerleader, treasurer, athletic trainer and team psychologist for her daughter’s travel sports team for over 15 years before becoming a team owner. You can follow her on Twitter at @TeamMom365.